USAID: Supporting Emergency Agriculture Design and Standards (SEADS)

Deadline: 15 April 2019 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified entities to implement Supporting Emergency Agriculture Design and Standards (SEADS). As part of USAID/OFDA’s Agriculture and Food Security strategy, OFDA/PSPM aims to support the development and dissemination of Supporting Emergency Agriculture Design and Standards (SEADS), which will provide guidance for designing and implementing … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training Programme

Deadline: 21 March 2019 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for the 2019 Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training Programme. The Orange Knowledge Programme-Tailor-Made Training promotes capacity building by providing training and education for professionals through short group training courses that are tailor-made to the specific needs of an organisation. They can also be used to train professionals who have a common training need, but who are not staff members of the same … [Read more...]

Muste Institute: Seeking Applications for Social Justice Fund

Deadline: 8 July 2019 The A.J. Muste Memorial Institute is seeking applications for its Social Justice Fund to support grassroots activist projects in the US and around the world, giving priority to those with small budgets and little access to more mainstream funding sources. Priority Areas The Social Justice fund's priority is to support: direct grassroots activism and organizing groups with diverse, representative and democratic leadership structures groups that have or … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2019

Deadline: 1 April 2019 Nominations are open for Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2019 that is an international jury awards for professional photographers whose unerring powers of observation capture and express the relationship between man and the environment in the most graphic form in a sequence of a minimum of 10 up to a maximum of 12 images. Entry submissions must be a self-contained series of images in which the photographer perceives and documents the interaction between man and the … [Read more...]

International Photography Grant for Supporting Visual Project of the Artist

Deadline: 31 August 2019 International Photography Magazine has announced a grant entitled "International Photography Grant", the most inspirational photographic idea to support visual project of the artist. It is an non-profit initiative run by International Photography Magazine. International Photography Grant is a platform that allows applicant to gain experience and enter the world of professional photography. Artists have the opportunity to push their careers forward and be recognized … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education

Deadline: 28 May 2019 Nominations are open for the 2019 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Prize for Girls' and Women's Education. The UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education honours outstanding and innovative contributions made by individuals, institutions and organizations to advance girls’ and women’s education. It is the first UNESCO Prize of this nature and is unique in showcasing successful projects that improve and promote the educational … [Read more...]

Better World Books announces Literacy Grants for Nonprofits Organizations

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Better World Books is looking for nonprofit organizations with “Life Changing” ideas which help advance a compelling literacy project. Grants are intended to compile a wide range of projects and fund the ones that have the longest-lasting impact in their library or community. Better World Books partners with thousands of libraries across the world. In addition to working with international nonprofit groups like Room to Read and Books for Africa, they also fund … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture “Awla Fellowship”

Deadline: 15 April 2019 The International Centre for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) has launched the first edition of its Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture "Awla Fellowship". A capacity building program, which aims to develop women researchers who can make a positive impact in their workplaces, communities and countries. In collaboration with the Islamic Development Bank, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and other organizations, Awla by ICBA represents the first year-long research and … [Read more...]

2019 Open Technology Fund announces Internet Freedom Fund

Deadline: 1 May 2019 Open Technology Fund has announced the Internet Freedom Fund which is a primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within repressive environments who wish to … [Read more...]

IFREE: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 August 2019 The International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program to promote Human Betterment through Experimental Economics to Improve the Understanding of Exchange Systems. IFREE funds primary research in market and personal exchange systems. IFREE sponsors: participatory, hands-on, educational, workshops, interdisciplinary academic discussions, outreach programs for those outside the … [Read more...]

SA Innovation Summit announces Pitching Den Competition 2019

Deadline: 3 June 2019 SA Innovation Summit has announced the Pitching Den competition 2019 with an aim to promote and develop the entrepreneurial creativity of startups, able and willing to disrupt the status-quo, to showcase their ground-breaking products or services, to gain visibility across government officials, local, regional and international investors and industry titans, and to secure financial and business support in the stages of scaling and growth. In 2019 Pitching Den invites … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: International Training Fellowships 2019

Deadline: 25 April 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its International Training Fellowships 2019 to offer nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level. Benefits An International Training Fellowship is for three years, unless applicants want to hold it on a part-time basis. If they want to do Master's training or a diploma course relevant to the research proposal, the fellowship can last up to … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Internet Governance Forum 2019 Workshop

Deadline: 12 April 2019 The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is inviting applicants to submit proposals for its 2019 workshop programme. Workshops are sessions in the IGF annual meeting on a specific Internet governance-related topic or question. Internet governance is defined as “the development and application by Governments, the private sector and civil society, in their respective roles, of shared principles, norms, rules, decision making procedures, and programmes that shape the … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Egypt

Deadline: 19 April 2019 The United States Department of State, Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking applications for its NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Egypt. Proposed activities should primarily support refugee populations in Egypt. Programs must provide a beneficiary breakdown by proportion of Syrian refugee, non-Syrian refugee and host community populations. Priority will be given to programs that target the most vulnerable … [Read more...]

Homeless Charities can Apply for Grants Up to £3,000

Deadline: 31 March 2019 The Fine & Country Foundation is seeking applications to provide to grants to help combat homelessness. Grants are open to homeless charities, poverty prevention schemes and housing associations. Grants must be used for prevention of homelessness, care of the homeless or constructive projects to get homeless people off of the streets permanently. Funding Information The Foundation offers grants up to £3,000. Eligibility Criteria  The organisation … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Global Citizen Award

Deadline: 5 June 2019 The Global residence and citizenship advisory firm Henley and Partners has announced the call for nominations for its annual Global Citizen Award. Entering into its fifth year, this unique international accolade honors remarkable individuals tackling the global challenges affecting humanity today. Nominations are open to those who demonstrate vision, courage, and innovation in driving global change, and whose work has a directly positive impact on the lives of people … [Read more...]

Applications Open for European Development Days for Young Leaders Programme

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Is inequality an issue that impacts you deeply and which you are working to bring to light and to reduce? Do you want to share your vision of the future with other influential development actors? The time has come to make your voice heard: Apply for the Young Leaders Programme and grab the chance to be invited to Brussels to share your ideas! European Development Days: Opportunity for Young Leaders to attend the Programme in Brussels The European Commission is … [Read more...]

Apply Now for 2019 Migration Media Award

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Applications are now open for the Migration Media Award to recognize and reward the excellence, relevance and newsworthiness of up to 36 journalism pieces dealing with migration in the Euro-Mediterranean region in all its aspects. The award will focus on constructive journalism, reflected through human interest and analytical stories, resulting from time-intensive, un-sensationalistic, in-depth reporting and contributing to balance the narrative on migration, making … [Read more...]

SAR announces Advanced Seminar focusing on Women and Development in the Global South

Deadline: 30 April 2019 SAR has announced an call for proposal for an Advanced Seminar that focuses on the circumstances of women in the developing world and offers paths to concrete, practical strategies for improving their health, prosperity, and general well-being. Several of the seminar participants must be women scholars or scholars/practitioners from the developing world since one of the goals of the seminar is to foster professional linkages and the sharing of relevant … [Read more...]

IFAD Call for Proposals: Closing the Data Gap towards an Efficient Remittances Market in Africa

Deadline: 28 March 2019 The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized agency of the United Nations and an international financial institution, through its Financing Facility for Remittances (FFR) and in co-financing partnership with the European Union (EU), is pleased to announce the launch of a Call for Proposals: Closing the data gap towards an efficient remittance market in Africa. In line with the PRIME Africa´s objectives of improving access and use of … [Read more...]